School Information

  • Midtown Academy Center for Cultural Arts, Gifted Studies, and Literacy Innovation

    Midtown Academy Center for Cultural Arts, Gifted Studies, and Literacy Innovation  

    Address: 1701 10th St. S. St. Petersburg, FL 33705 

    Phone: (727) 893-1358 

    Fax: (727) 570-3300

    Pinellas County Schools Administration: (727) 588-6000

    Principal: Keila Victor 

    Assistant Principal: Carlisa Mills 

    School Hours
    Monday - Friday - 8:45 a.m. - 3:25 p.m.
    Office Hours
    Monday - Friday - 7:45  a.m. - 4:00 p.m. 


    Midtown Academy's schoolwide center for Cultural Arts K-5, provides students with an engaging, hands-on, brains-on, learning environment that expands beyond our classroom walls into the St. Petersburg Community.
    Our Midtown scholars experience the best of all worlds – academics and the arts – in classrooms centered around hands-on learning with STEM enrichment. Midtown is the only south Pinellas elementary school offering:

    • Double the arts! Four times per week arts/music classes.
    • Full-time gifted! All-gifted, all-day instruction (Gifted FAQs)
    • Project-based learning! MakerSpace and student-led enrichment clusters weekly (School Wide Enrichment Model)
    • Cultural immersion field trips! Frequent visits to museums and local cultural institutions.
    • High-level teaching strategies in every classroom.


    Points of Pride

    • School grade of A
    • School-wide Positive Behavior Program
    • Active Volunteers and Mentors on campus regularly
    • Twice Weekly Art & Music
    • School-wide Enrichment Clusters
    • Strings Instruction
    • PE every day
    • Cultural Arts Field Trips
    • Weekly Maker Space


    Special Services and Programs

    Our small-school environment ensures that every child receives the personalized tools to succeed academically and become a real-world problem solver. Seeing is believing. We invite you to tour our historic campus and explore our classrooms in action!

    • PTA sponsored family events year-round
    • 4th and 5th grade chorus
    • School spirit days
    • Extended learning
    • Citizen of the month awards
    • Cultural immersion field trips
    • Full-time gifted (All day gifted)


    Motto: Every student learning, every day, at every opportunity.

    Mission: The mission of Midtown Academy is to develop the academic and social emotional skills of every student, every day, at every opportunity by committing to academic excellence through a rigorous instructional program and developing the leadership qualities needed for college, career and life.

    Vision: Midtown Academy will provide every student with the knowledge, skills and opportunities necessary for 100% student success.



    Download the Midtown Academy Brochure (PDF)